PROPOSAL OF A METHOD FOR ASSESSMENT OF THE HOSPITALS OF MEDICINE FACULTY WITHIN THE CONTEXT OF ACCESSIBILITY,USABILITY AND USER SATISFACTION


Thesis Type: Doctorate

Institution Of The Thesis: Gazi Üniversitesi, Fen Bilimleri Enstitüsü, Turkey

Approval Date: 2007

Student: ÇİĞDEM BELGİN TİPİ

Supervisor: SARE SAHİL

Abstract:

Developments of medical science and medical technology affects the spatial structure and the architectural design process of hospitals. Thus, space organization changes in hospitals. Therefore, it is required to determine, research and assess the factors which impose exchange in the hospitals of Medicine Faculty. The evaluation of the functional, behavioural, technological and economic performances of the big, periodically repeating buildings, which are designed for serving in a long time period such as hospitals of Medicine Faculty, assists in time, working force and physical resource. In that context, a method for assessment of the hospitals of Medicine Faculty within the context of accessibility, usability, and user satisfactory was proposed within the framework of goal of the thesis. The proposed method was concretized by the example of radiological diagnosis unit in the usage stage.